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Plaza Charco

Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife, Spain
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Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Activities: Dining
Description: A beautiful plaza lined with restaurants and cafes.
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Horley Surrey
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20 reviews 20 reviews
17 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 NEW

A mixture of restauarants and small bars, with many local people chatting. A short walk from here to the main town and shopping.

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Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

I love a good spanish plaza but I can't say I like it to be filled with a selection of tribute artists booming out at each bar (at least they were singing in tune). It is certainly very lively though.

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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
4 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Like a few old towns, this centre is pretty commercialised but what do you expect? The island lives off tourism. We passed through the square several times and ate once in the afternoon at a reasonable tapas bar. Late in the evening this place is buzzing with life. A great place to sit back and take a leaf out of... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

we where lucky enough to have arrived just as a couple of local festivals where getting underway..the square I was assured was as vibrant as it was then all year round not to sure about that one, but I believe it could still be a pleasant place to sit during the quiet months in the town.

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Widnes, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

the place to visit if you like your food plenty of restaurants to choose from most serving excellent food

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Lutterworth, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

square is dirty and tired cafes expensive and full of smokers as an ex smoker hard to find somewhere to sit and have a coffeee without getting choked by smokers

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London, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

They say what happens in Puerto De La Cruz, stays in Puerta De La Cruz! Trus enough, you may have a cozy table in your back garden to sit in on a sunny Sunday.....but what matters is also being able to watch the world go by ....there is Maria with her Puppy, there is a couple on their first date,... More

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Lots of shops and restaurants around this place- look out for some bakeries which sell some really nice chocolate swirl pastries for just a euro!

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Spain
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7 reviews 7 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Prices are very high ,and the food is lousy ,nice setting in square ,Toilets are down many stairs and no disabled toilets to use ,waiters can be very off hand , No spirits go into the cocktails its all flavoring and when the glasses are returned the waiters keep the orange peel and brollys for the next person .Just sit... More

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Northern Ireland
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76 reviews 76 reviews
12 attraction reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

This buzzing bustling square is a magnet for visitors to this lovely town. A huge array a variety of restaurants, bars and bistros abound to suit all palates and all budgets. Enjoy the free entertainment, watching passers by, meeting new friends and explore the side streets taking inn the history and culture.

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